Committees

Below is a listing of KCHA committees.

Please contact a member of the Executive Board if you are interested in serving on one of our committees.

Banner Committee

Lisa Harris-Frydman 
Associate Director
Phone: 785-864-2595

Awards Committee

Chip Woods, Chairperson
Lyon County
County Engineer
Phone: 620-340-8220

Gary Rosewicz
Riley County
Asst. County Engineer
Phone: 785-537-6330

Glen Tyson
Osage County
Phone: 785-828-4416

Phil Nusser
Stafford County
Phone: 620-549-3597

Jim Brull
Lyon County
Phone: 620-340-8220

Constitution and By-Laws Committee

Leon Hobson, Chairperson
Riley County
Director of Public Works
Phone: 785-537-6330

John Ellermann
Finney County
Director of Public Works
Phone: 620-272-3564

Gary Rosewicz
Riley County
Asst. County Engineer
Phone: 785-537-6330

Design Maintenance Standards Committee

REPLACEMENT NEEDED
X County
X
Phone: 

Mike Stringer
Bureau of Local Projects Chief
Phone: 785-296-3861

Darryl Lutz
Butler County
Director of Public Works
Phone: 316-322-4101

Glen Tyson
Osage County
Road Supervisor
Phone: 785-828-4416

Leon Hobson
Riley County
Director of Public Works
Phone: 785-537-6330

KDOT Liaison Committee

Chip Woods, Chairperson 
Lyon County
County Engineer
Phone: 620-340-8220

Glen Tyson
Osage County
Road Supervisor
Phone: 785-828-4416

Gary Rosewicz
Riley County
Asst. County Engineer
Phone: 785-537-6330

Keith Browning
KAC Local Road Engineer
Phone: 785-393-4161

Justin Mader
Saline County
County Engineer
Phone: 620-241-0466

Barry McManaman
Barton County
County Engineer
Phone: 620-793-1808

Lisa Harris-Frydman
Associate Director
Phone: 785-864-2595

Jim Brull
Lyon County
Asst. County Engineer
Phone: 620-340-8220

Land Survey Committee

Chip Woods
Lyon County
County Engineer
Phone: 620-340-8220

Richard Bouchey
Rooks County
Road & Bridge Supervisor
Phone: 785-425-6521

REPLACEMENT NEEDED
X
Phone: 

Legislative Committee

Darryl Lutz, Chairperson
Director of Public Works
Butler County
Phone: 316-322-4101

Chip Woods
County Engineer
Lyon County
Phone: 620-340-8220

Glen Tyson
Road Supervisor
Osage County
Phone: 785-828-4416

REPLACEMENT NEEDED
X
X County
Phone: 

Wayne Blackbourn
County Engineer
Coffey County
Phone: 620-364-2441

Memorials Committee

Keith Browning
KAC Local Road Engineer
785-393-4161 

Website Committee

Jim Brull
Lyon County
620-340-8220

Keith Browning
KAC Local Road Engineer
785-393-4161

Nominating Committee (2021)

Alvin Perez 
Riley County
Phone: 785-537-6330

Justin Mader
Saline County
785-826-6527

Chris O'Neal
Ford County
620-227-4588

Prof Dev & Young Engineers

Wes Root, Chairperson
Johnson County
wes.root@jocogov.org
913-715-8329

Justin Mader
Saline County
justin.mader@Saline.org
620-241-0466

Darryl Lutz
Butler County
dlutz@bucoks.com
316-322-4101

Glen Tyson
Osage County
785-828-4416

Chad Voigt
Douglas County
785-832-5293

Gary Rosewicz
Riley County
785-537-6330

Kevin Amer
Linn County
913-795-2229

Solid Waste Committee

Wayne Blackbourn, Chairperson
Coffey County
620-364-2441

Chip Woods
Lyon County
620-340-8220

Darryl Lutz
Butler County
316-322-4101

Richard Bouchey
Rooks County
785-425-6521

J.R. McMahon
Miami County
913-294-4377

Utility Relations & R/W Issues Committee

Chip Woods, Chairperson
Lyon County
620-340-8220

John Ellermann
Finney County
620-272-3564

Wayne Blackbourn
Coffey County
620-364-2441

J.R. McMahon
Miami County
913-294-4377

Road Scholar Committee

Emily Wilder
Kansas LTAP Director
eaross@ku.edu
(785) 864-2594

Lisa Harris-Frydman
Associate Director
785-864-2595

Keith Browning
KAC Local Roads Engineer
785-393-4161

REPLACEMENT NEEDED
X County
785

Mike Stringer
KDOT - Bureau of Local Projects Chief
785-296-3861

Tod Salfrank
KDOT - Bureau of Local Projects
785-296-3861      

Dorrie Sullivan
KAC 
785-272-2585  ext. 304   
    
Bruce Chladny
KAC Executive Director
785-272-2585  ext. 302

Auditing Committee (Oct. 2020)

Jim Brull, Lyon County
620-340-8220

Peter Clark, Pottawatomie County
785-457-3631

Bill Ring, Ellis County
785-628-9455

KAC Representative

Wayne Blackbourn
Coffey County
620-364-2441

NACE Director

Justin Mader
Saline County        
620-241-0466